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Barreto’s tenure as CADE president ends

Alexandre Barreto de Souza’s four-year term as the head of Brazil’s antitrust watchdog ended today, with the government yet to announce a permanent replacement.

21 June 2021

DLA Piper poaches former Jones Day UK competition head

Matt Evans, the former head of Jones Day’s UK competition practice, has left the firm after more than a decade to join the partnership at DLA Piper in London.

18 June 2021

Baker Botts snags former DOJ chief of staff

Taylor Owings, the former chief of staff at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Baker Botts’ antitrust team in Washington, DC, as a partner.

15 June 2021

Davis Wright Tremaine expands in New York

Former Federal Trade Commission attorney Kaj Rozga has joined Davis Wright Tremaine’s antitrust practice as counsel in the firm’s New York office.

08 June 2021

Baudenbacher Law opens as Skadden promotes

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has promoted two competition law specialists to counsel, while former EFTA Court president Carl Baudenbacher has founded a boutique firm in Zurich alongside antitrust attorney Laura Melusine Baudenbacher.

07 June 2021

Arnold & Porter snags Antitrust Division’s director of criminal litigation

Andre Geverola, former director of criminal litigation at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Arnold & Porter as a partner in the firm’s offices in Chicago and Washington, DC.

07 June 2021

ELIG hires from Turkish enforcer

Ebru İnce, a former deputy division head at the Turkish Competition Authority, has joined ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law as counsel.

04 June 2021

Former FTC commissioner Thomas Leary remembered

The antitrust community is mourning the loss of Thomas Leary, a celebrated former member of the Federal Trade Commission, who died on 21 May at the age of 89.

27 May 2021

Geradin Partners launches in London with CMA hire

Tom Smith, a former legal director and digital markets specialist at the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority, has joined Geradin Partners to co-lead its new London office.

26 May 2021

Guersent and Grenfell to headline GCR Live in Brussels

Global Competition Review will host its first in-person conference in over a year this July in Brussels, as we welcome lawyers, enforcers and academics to GCR Live: Law Leaders Europe.

26 May 2021

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